Cabusao, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count9
Postal code4406
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSan Miguel Bay [Philippine Sea]
Area (2007)46.80 km2 (18.07 sq mi)
Population (2015)18,397
Density (2015)393 / km2 (1,018 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 44' North, 123° 7' East (13.7259, 123.1134)
Estimated elevation above sea level3.0 meters (9.8 feet)

Cabusao is a coastal municipality in the province of Camarines Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 46.80 square kilometers or 18.07 square miles which constitutes 0.85% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 18,397. This represented 0.94% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 0.32% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 393 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,018 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Cabusao has 9 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Barcelonita13.62%2,5062,562-2.19%-0.42%
Biong8.20%1,5091,4871.48%0.28%
Camagong7.74%1,4241,3793.26%0.61%
Castillo27.96%5,1435,1160.53%0.10%
New Poblacion7.53%1,3851,3185.08%0.95%
Pandan13.28%2,4432,2558.34%1.54%
San Pedro12.07%2,2202,00910.50%1.92%
Santa Cruz6.04%1,1121,129-1.51%-0.29%
Santa Lutgarda3.56%655794-17.51%-3.60%
Cabusao Total18,39718,0491.93%0.36%

Historical population

The population of Cabusao grew from 8,020 in 1960 to 18,397 in 2015, an increase of 10,377 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.36%, or an increase of 348 people, from the previous population of 18,049 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,020
9,0781.22%
10,1102.18%
10,8441.41%
15,3053.51%
15,9660.80%
16,2010.31%
17,5991.15%
18,0490.92%
18,3970.36%

Location

The municipal center of Cabusao is situated at approximately 13° 44' North, 123° 7' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.0 meters or 9.8 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Cabusao are Naga, Iriga, Ligao, Tabaco, Legazpi, and Sorsogon City. The nearest municipalities are Libmanan, Bombon, Canaman, Magarao, Calabanga, and Gainza. Its distance from the national capital is 249.41 kilometers (154.97 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 249.41 kilometers (154.97 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N67°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 18,397, ranked 1,306 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 18.07 square kilometers, ranked 1,416 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 393 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 505 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.36%, ranked 1,459 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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